Download Current Version

The current version of Ancestral Quest is 14. If you already have a registration key for this version, and need to download the file again, below are the links you will need.

While a version 14 registration key is required to activate all the features of Ancestral Quest 14, a key for earlier versions will allow access to the features pertaining to that version. If you do not have a registration key at all, the program will function with limited features as Ancestral Quest Basics.

System Requirements Synopsis

  • Ancestral Quest 14 requires Windows LogoWindows 8.x/7/Vista/XP/2000 or NT (32- or 64-bit). You can view the complete system requirements.
  • The PDF-generating software that AQ installs and uses will work on 32-bit Windows, only. If you have 64-bit Windows, please see the details on printing to PDF files on this page of our website.

The Streamlined Installer for AQ 14

This file will install the Ancestral Quest 14 program. If you do not intend to use the Collaboration feature, this is all you need.

Download AQ14s.exe (19 MB)

If you intend to use the Collaboration feature, you can download the AQ 14 Streamlined Installer (above) along with the Collaboration Support Installer file (below).

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You can download the Complete Installer, which includes the AQ 14 Streamlined Installer and the Collaboration Support Installer in one single file.

Collaboration Support Installer

Install Collaboration Support for all versions of Windows later than Windows 95. (This includes Windows 98/ME/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7/8.x.)

Download AQCollab.exe (6.2 MB)

Complete Installer

This download provides you with the installers of both the Ancestral Quest program as well as the Collaboration feature, as shipped on the CD.
To find out how to burn your own AQ 14 Installation CD from this file, read the instructions on this page.
If you have a very slow (dial-up) Internet connection, you may prefer to download and use the AQ 14 Streamlined Installer and the separate Collaboration Support Installer files, above, instead.

Download AQ14c.exe (35 MB)

Access the Release Notes for Ancestral Quest 14.